2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2022 Toyota Corolla

2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2022 Toyota Corolla

2022 Hyundai Elantra


2022 Toyota Corolla

$19,850 MSRP


$20,075 MSRP
147-hp, 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder engine


139-hp, 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder engine
33 mpg city/43 mpg hwy

Fuel Economy

30 mpg city/38 mpg hwy
99.4 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

88.6 cubic feet
14.2 cubic feet

Trunk Volume

13.1 cubic feet
10-year/100,000-mile warranty

Limited Warranty

5-Year/60,000-mile warranty

In the battle of the compact sedans, is the Hyundai Elantra or Toyota Corolla the better buy? In this guide, we compare the 2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla head-to-head in categories like pricing, performance, space, and warranty. See which model is the ultimate winner of our compact sedan comparison!

2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla: Pricing

First, which is the more affordable option between the two? While the entry-level 2022 Toyota Corolla is available for $20,075 MSRP, the base 2022 Hyundai Elantra comes in at just $19,850 MSRP. Even the highest Elantra trim, the Limited, starts at only $25,600 MSRP, while the Corolla XSE Apex Edition starts at $28,360 MSRP. So whether you want the cream of the crop or just the basics, the new Hyundai Elantra lineup has more budget-friendly options.

2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla: Engine Specs & MPG

Not only can you save on the price of the 2022 Hyundai Elantra, but this model also offers value in terms of fuel economy. The Elantra’s base engine is both powerful and efficient, and the Corolla just can’t keep up on the Natomas roads. And if you want even more horsepower, the Elantra N-Line is equipped with a potent 201-hp 1.6L Turbo GDI four-cylinder! Compare the 2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla in terms of base engine option specs:

2022 Hyundai Elantra Engine Specs

  • 2.0L 4-cylinder engine
  • 147 hp
  • 33 mpg city/43 mpg hwy

2022 Toyota Corolla Engine Specs

  • 1.8L 4-cylinder engine
  • 139 hp
  • 30 mpg city/38 mpg hwy

2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla: Dimensions & Passenger Space

What about the interior dimensions of the 2022 Hyundai Elantra and Toyota Corolla? Both models seat five passengers comfortably. However, the 2022 Hyundai Elantra features extra space to stretch out. While the 2022 Toyota Corolla has 88.6 cubic feet of passenger space available, the Hyundai Elantra has much more, with 99.4 cubic feet at your disposal. Plus, the Elantra has an extra cubic foot of space in the trunk to squeeze in more cargo on those Roseville trips.

2022 Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla: Warranty

Adding to the low price point and phenomenal fuel economy, the 2022 Hyundai Elantra also showcases its tremendous value with its legendary warranty. Compare the two below:

2022 Hyundai Elantra Warranty

  • Powertrain Limited Warranty: 10-Year / 100,000-Mile
  • New Vehicle Limited Warranty: 5-Year / 60,000-Mile
  • Anti-Perforation Warranty: 7-Year / Unlimited

2022 Toyota Corolla Warranty

  • Powertrain Limited Warranty: 5-Year / 60,000-Mile
  • New Vehicle Limited Warranty: 3-Year / 36,000-Mile
  • Anti-Perforation Warranty: 5-Year / Unlimited

Test Drive the New Elantra in Elk Grove

In this compact sedan comparison, the 2022 Hyundai Elantra is simply the better buy. Want to see for yourself? Take a test drive in a new Hyundai Elantra at Elk Grove Hyundai today. Visit our showroom in Elk Grove at your convenience or contact us with your questions. Looking for a sedan that offers more space for your passengers? Check out our comparison of the Hyundai Sonata vs. Toyota Camry.


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